Residential Burglary Press Release
On Monday 09-30-13 at approximately 12:28 p.m. the Herrin Police Department was dispatched to the 1500 block of North 14th Street in Herrin, IL in reference to a burglary that had just occurred and a witness was following the suspects.
Herrin Police arrived and spoke to the witness. The witness was able to identify the residence in which the suspects entered. With assistance from the witness, Herrin Police identified two suspects.
After further investigation, Herrin Police arrested Joshua C. Helton, age 20, from Herrin, IL and Nathan A. Knapp, age 26, from Springfield, IL. Both men were charged with Residential Burglary and taken to the Williamson County Jail pending a court appearance before a Judge.